JIP 067: Julian Castro

Julian Castro

Julian Castro: quitting the “American Dream” to pursue creativity Julian grew up with a very creative childhood, always playing and creating. But his Portuguese parents were immigrants from Mozambique, and like most immigrant parents, raised him to work hard, go to college and “succeed”. They wanted him to live the “American Dream” that so many…

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JIP 066: Daniel Quintana

Daniel Quintana

Daniel Quintana: social entrepreneur, traveler and photographer Daniel, born and raised in Miami, always loved travel. As a student, he decided to head to Asia to step outside of his comfort zone & discover a new culture. He ended up finding a job in China and stayed in the area for a few years, traveling…

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JIP 057: Demas Rusli

Demas Rusli

Demas Rusli: visual creator mixing his love for architecture & photography Demas is a well-known photographer & designer who was born in Indonesia but moved to Sydney, Australia as a young boy and still lives there to this day! Although he lives in one of the world’s most iconic cities, he travels all over the…

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JIP 054: Sue Marinello

Sue Marinello

Sue Marinello: producer, artist, super mom & art healer Sue has experienced so much in her life. She grew up in a very religious Mormon family where she had strict rules to abide by and not much freedom or self-expression. In her teenage years, she started photography as a hobby which turned into art therapy…

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JIP 053: Babatunji Fagbongbe

Babatunji Fagbongbe

Babatunji Fagbongbe: from burnt out to dedicated dad Baba grew up in Nigeria. He had a really good education there and was living a successful life business-wise. Just to give you an idea, he was making enough money to live for a year, in a month! However, in his late twenties, he decided to leave…

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JIP 050: Ryan Johnson

Ryan Johnson, CardCollector2

Ryan Johnson: sports cards store owner, achieving his childhood dream From a young age, Ryan has always loved sports cards. For years he has been buying & selling cards on eBay or other platforms. In 2013 he started an Instagram page, CardCollector2, to share his beautiful collection. That was the beginning of a crazy journey.…

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JIP 049: Lawrence Mansell

Lawrence Mansell

Lawrence Mansell: leaving everything behind to pursue a dream life Lawrence’s life was going as planned… he went to college, started his own business, worked hard for years… he was checking all the boxes. But he wasn’t happy. He eventually found the courage to say stop. He sold his company and used some of the…

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JIP 046: Special, We are leaving Miami

Rosie and Jeremie

Special: we are leaving Miami! Big life update… in a few months we will be leaving Miami! It’s going to be the beginning of a brand new chapter in our lives… and we are super excited to share it with you! You can also watch this episode on Rosie’s YouTube channel: Rosie’s YouTube channel Follow…

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JIP 040: Cindy Makita

Cindy Makita

Cindy Makita: from South Africa to entrepreneur empowering women in Miami Cindy is a badass superwoman! Born in South Africa with Congolese origins, she moved to Miami when she was 19 years old. Cindy is, amongst other things, a model, career coach, women empowerment advocate and speaker. She recently took a leap of faith and…

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JIP 039: Casey Lartigue Jr.

Casey Lartigue Jr

Casey Lartigue Jr: Teach North Korean Refugees Casey is the co-founder of Teach North Korean Refugees, a non-profit organization based in Seoul, South Korea. They help North Koreans who escape the country (which is illegal) to learn English and other skills so they can start a new life. Prior to going to South Korea, Casey…

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